Android client version 7.18.1 released.

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Message 104951 - Posted: 5 Aug 2021, 8:19:40 UTC

Version 7.18.1 of the BOINC Android client has been released. Thanks to Vitalii Koshura, Tal Regev, and Isira Seneviratne for their work on this.

The new version is available from the BOINC web site.
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Message 104964 - Posted: 6 Aug 2021, 5:05:44 UTC

What's new/fixed?
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Message 104965 - Posted: 6 Aug 2021, 5:38:32 UTC - in response to Message 104951.  

Version 7.18.1 of the BOINC Android client has been released. Thanks to Vitalii Koshura, Tal Regev, and Isira Seneviratne for their work on this.

The new version is available from the BOINC web site.

WRONG/BAD LINK ON DOWNLOAD PAGE: https://boinc.berkeley.edu/dl/boinc_7.18.0.apk
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Message 104967 - Posted: 6 Aug 2021, 7:29:39 UTC - in response to Message 104965.  

WRONG/BAD LINK ON DOWNLOAD PAGE: https://boinc.berkeley.edu/dl/boinc_7.18.0.apk
It can be downloaded manually from

https://boinc.berkeley.edu/dl/boinc_7.18.1.apk
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Message 104968 - Posted: 6 Aug 2021, 10:39:15 UTC - in response to Message 104964.  
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Message 104984 - Posted: 7 Aug 2021, 21:13:58 UTC

Downloaded, thanks!

Can this be pushed to F-Droid too? I had a look at the process and signed up but one of the pre-requisites is:
"The original app author has been notified (and does not oppose the inclusion)."

https://f-droid.org/en/packages/edu.berkeley.boinc/
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Message 104985 - Posted: 7 Aug 2021, 22:53:34 UTC - in response to Message 104984.  

I asked at the email list, thanks.
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Message 104995 - Posted: 10 Aug 2021, 7:38:22 UTC

7.18.1 Recommended Version, but why

1 10 Aug 09:27:32 Starting BOINC client version 7.18.1 for aarch64-android-linux-gnu
2 10 Aug 09:27:32 This a development version of BOINC and may not function properly
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Message 105020 - Posted: 11 Aug 2021, 14:40:34 UTC - in response to Message 104995.  

After reporting it to Github: #4502, Vitalii answered: thanks for the report. I missed this while building a release. This is just a text message leftover. I'll fix that before next release.
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Message 105214 - Posted: 21 Aug 2021, 16:50:33 UTC

Minor niggle. I have unchecked the need to have the screen blank to let computing start yet it still asks me in hints to blank screen to allow computing when it is crunching fine while I am doing other things on the phone.
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Message 105514 - Posted: 29 Sep 2021, 10:54:21 UTC - in response to Message 105214.  
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I installed the new Android client version 18 on two of my phones. They work fine but progress on WUprop is no longer recorded. The others with the previous version get logged properly. Could there be some compatibility issue?
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Message 105517 - Posted: 30 Sep 2021, 3:22:59 UTC - in response to Message 105514.  

I installed the new Android client version 18 on two of my phones. They work fine but progress on WUprop is no longer recorded. The others with the previous version get logged properly. Could there be some compatibility issue?


If you do not have a need for RPC try disabling it on your phones. There have been some WUprop forum postings.

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